Library--Tully Community Branch

Programmatic - Citizenship Class Instructor

Position Overview:


Help people to become US citizens! U.S. Citizenship Reading and Writing Practice will
be offered once a week and we want to provide tools and knowledge needed to pass the
Citizenship Interview.



  • Facilitate two-hour Reading and Writing and 100 civic question practice at the library
  • Encourage students in their efforts and be a positive role model
  • Review students sentences and provide appropriate feedback
  • Be punctual and professional in class
  • Attend training by library staff and maintain ongoing communication with staff


  • Satisfaction that you have changed the lives of residents of the community
  • Opportunity to learn more about other cultures and beliefs by working with students
  • Your community involvement and tutoring work provide real-life skills and experiences that you can include on future resum├ęs and applications.


Training/Support Available:

  • Orientation and training from library staff
  • Access to library resources and citizenship materials
  • Continued staff guidance and support.


Skills & Qualifications:

  • Age 15 or older
  • Ability to speak, write and read English with proficiency
  • Bilingual in Spanish or Vietnamese preferred
  • U.S. Citizen, through birth or naturalization
  • Strong ambition to serve the community
  • Knowledge of citizenship resources preferred
  • Good person-to-person skills: dependable, prompt, patient and flexible, respectful, able to maintain confidentiality
  • A willingness to be open to other cultures and ways of thinking
  • Basic computer skills
  • Fingerprint clearance required for 18+ years and older (SJPL will covers the cost)



  • Meet regularly with staff to assess the program 
  • Commitment of two-hour weekly U.S. Citizenship class for a period of 6 months, unless otherwise negotiated in advance
  • Citizenship Class takes place at the library every Wednesday from 5:00-7:00 PM


Qualifications Required

  • Age Must be at least 18+